Good morning early birds. Attorney-General Christian Porter plays down the Federal Court's finding that Acting Immigration Minister Alan Tudge engaged in criminal conduct, and potential changes to credit laws that would remove some global financial crisis-era liabilities on banks lie ahead. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Good morning, early birds. Assistant Treasurer Michael Sukkar reportedly used taxpayer funds to employ a close friend to, among other things, design political smear files, and protests have erupted in the US state of Wisconsin after police shot yet another black man. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
As recently as the end of June, the aged care regulator was untroubled by staff working across multiple sites in Victoria. Now the sector is in crisis as deaths and infections soar.
Good morning, early birds. A specialist medical team Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has called "the SAS of the medical world" is being deployed to Victoria to help stem the aged care COVID-19 crisis, and NSW Police yesterday arrested six Black Lives Matter protesters in Sydney. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
The coronacrisis seems to have caught every government — federal and state — like a deer in the headlights. It's time for some real leadership.
Why are the Nationals leading the charge on protecting the interests of the vaping industry?
How long will the coronavirus lockdown last? It’s the question at the back of all our minds. Today, Crikey presents the coronavirus statistics that may be help predict when lockdowns will be a thing of the past.
Good morning, early birds. The World Health Assembly has formally adopted a resolution calling for an independent review into the handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, and researchers call for a visa amnesty for undocumented workers in order to reduce the risk of infection clusters. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
The mining magnate — who's hooked up to China like no other business figure — is one of several powerful business people giving a concerted effort to skew debate in favour of China.